Paving & Concreting
SaveH2OConcrete path around house. Use of expansion joints?
Ok....he has done serious non compliant work as already mentioned and now he wants full payment before he finishes the job. This is the classic modus operandi of a shonk!…
GaudiStormwater pipes in driveway/concretes paths
5 April 2017
Thanks saveH20 There not being an agreed standard seems crazy. My concreter has just finished paths. Time will tell how well he complied with best practice. I looked up…
logarBuilder recommendations for concrete retaining walls
3 April 2017
Can be done, the concrete retaining wall below the soil into the inside, like the toes, and then into the steel.
yoyo72ashfelt driveway help 290sm drive and am a bit confused!
13 January 2017
ok so we have a new build driveway is huge and the drive has quite a steep drop. due to site costs being doubled budget is a bit low and we are kinda country so an ashfelt…
Lea889Concrete driveway - building with Henley
21 November 2016
Hi gngcrazy, Has your house been complete? I'm just going through the final stages of my house. The builder did my driveway. I recommend you do this after handover. The…
potting aroundCement Pot
10 November 2016
Hi All I've made a pot out of pure portland cement (and water). You can see a picture here: https://drive.google.com/file/d/0BwUfC- ... p=drivesdk It's a mix of grey and…
RoryAnyone used filler on cracked exposed aggregrate driveway?
2 November 2016
you never know... I have a feeling it will be too white and stand out from 10 times further away than the hairline crack... or be something that crumbles away when it…
SaveH2ODampness around gutter pipe when we put evap cooling on
9 March 2016
You should never silicone the adapter. The adapter shown is a 100mm x 50mm x 90mm. The next time anyone reading…
MegeraConcreter rec: Western Melbourne
12 February 2016
Why not you try this http://www.yarrabee.com.au/beinspired/u ... rt-project I hope it will help you!
shadowarriorAnother drainage problem am trying to tackle with concrete
1 December 2015
On one side of our land we have a retaining wall belonging to one of the neighbour. The soil in our area is quite rich in clay, any amount of rain and you have sticky…
civicbladeConcrete Apron or Artificial Grass Around a New House
1 September 2015
A combination of concrete apron, artificial grass backyard and pebble/mulch front yard is probably what I am going for. Concrete is ~$100/sqm (colour, includes wire…
bluesteelPhotos of 50mm fall to concrete apron
4 August 2015
Just thought would ask a question about fall - AC and rainwater tank slabs near house - they obviously need fall - is this a problem for the tank to be 50mm fall over a…
davinciAny recommendations for concreters in Berwick please?
13 May 2015
We would be happy to provide a quotation for you. All contact details are on our website www.davincioutdoor.com Troy